Herniated discs can create back, neck, arm or leg pain in individuals who have them. Herniated discs -- may also be referred to as slipped or ruptured discs. A disc -- composed of cartilage and a gel-substance that acts to cushion your vertebrae -- become
Large lumbar disc when bulge into spinal canal occupies significant space resulting in spinal stenosis. Spinal stenosis secondary to disc bulge results in compression of spinal cord above lumbar vertebrae and cauda equina below level
Low back pain with sciatica is among the most common medical conditions. Learn more about the causes, warning signs, some prevention tips and the most effective treatment options in this infographic published by Mount Sinai Medical Center.